Keratoconus International Consortium

KIC executive and members

The KIC is a worldwide collaboration led by the Centre for Eye Research Australia, an international leader in eye research.

KIC members

The KIC is made up of national and international corneal specialists.

  • Dr Christopher Hodge and Professor Gerard Sutton (University of Sydney and NSW Tissue Banks, Australia)
  • Associate Professor Elaine W Chong (Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Australia)
  • Professor Chi Pui Calvin Pang (Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • Dr Sundaram Natrajan (AdityaJyot Eye Hospital, India)
  • Dr Faouzia Zemani-Fodil (University of Science and Technology, Algeria)
  • Dr Yves Kerdraon (Envision Eye Centre, Australia)
  • Dr Shengwei Ren (Henan Eye Institute, China)
  • Dr Guofu Huang (Nanchang Eye Hospital, China)
  • Dr Andrea Ang and Dr Steve Wiffen (Lions Eye Institute, Australia)
  • Professor Charles McGee (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
  • Dr Nigel Barker (Warrens Eye Care Centre, Barbados)
  • Dr Grant Snibson (Eye Surgery Associates, Australia)
  • Professor Nigel Morlet (Royal Perth Hospital, Australia)
  • Associate Professor Chameen Samarawickrama (Westmead Hospital, Australia)
  • Dr John Males (Sydney Eye Hospital, Australia)
  • Associate Professor Richard Mills (Flinders University, Australia)
  • Dr Peter Beckingsale (Terrace Eye Centre, Australia)
  • Professor Kathryn Burdon (University of Tasmania, Australia)
  • Professor Vishal Jhanji (University of Pittsburgh, USA)
  • Dr Pravin Krishna (L V Prasad Eye Institute, India)
  • Associate Professor Colin Chan, Dr Abi Tenen, Dr Athena Roufas, Dr Tess Huynh, Professor Rasik Vajpayee (Vision Eye Institute, Australia)
  • Dr Aanchal Gupta (Adelaide Eye and Laser Centre, Australia)
  • Dr Marcelo Reyes Silva (San Jose Hospital, Chile)
  • Dr Mehran Zarei (Farabi Eye Hospital, Iran)
  • Dr Senthil Kumaran (The Tun Hussein Onn National Eye Hospital, Malaysia)
  • Dr Guofu Huang (Nanchang Eye Hospital, China)
  • Professor Berthold Seitz (Saarland University, Germany)


Become a KIC member

Researchers and corneal specialists who are able to collect and contribute keratoconus data are welcome to join the consortium.

For further information about the KIC or to become a member, please contact:
Dr Srujana Sahebjada
KIC Project Manager, CERA
Email: srujana.sahebjada@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 9929 8951